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  1. Share a photo and WIN a $250 Bookabach Voucher!
    Share a photo and WIN a $250 Bookabach Voucher!

    Share your summer holiday photos on Instagram using the hashtag #MyBookabachHoliday and be in to WIN a $250 Bookabach Gift Voucher!... [More]

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  1. Northland
    Northland

    "The winterless North" boasts stunning coastline, kauri forests and a rich Maori and European history. Holidaymakers love it. Join them and tick some tourist highlights off your bucket list or find a private bay off the beaten track.... [More]

  2. Islands of the Hauraki Gulf
    Islands of the Hauraki Gulf

    Take your pick amongst the beautiful islands of the Hauraki Gulf, and choose a holiday as ritzy or remote as you like.... [More]

  3. Children’s Attractions Around NZ
    Children’s Attractions Around NZ

    Family fun for all seasons.... [More]

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  1. Golden Days at Big Bay
    Golden Days at Big Bay

    Fond memories of bach holidays at Big Bay in the 1940s - long drops, meat safes, sackfuls of seafood and a great community.... [More]

  2. Mabels Cottage in Mangonui
    Mabels Cottage in Mangonui

    A colonial cottage with views of Mill Bay - the perfect base for enjoying historic Mangonui... [More]

  3. The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast
    The Story of Wildside Lodge, West Coast

    Wildside Lodge is a labour of love, a rustic, hand-crafted beauty which evolved through Dan and Kath Lane's philosophy and need for using resources that were locally available and free, or at least recycled and cheap!... [More]

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Great views - great location

 Good size house and location 

Large, well equipped home with beautiful Lake View

 Fantastic location, well appointed home. Thank you so much 

Large, well equipped home with beautiful Lake View

 Great location with beautiful views. Lovely well maintained house. Very clean and fully equipped. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay! 

The Ferns - Taupo. Beautifully presented

 Lovely clean accommodation, good location for weekend in Taupo 

Large, well equipped home with beautiful Lake View

 The property was nice and roomy and we had a very enjoyable stay, we especially appreciate Acacia Bay house allowing one-night rentals. We also found Kate to be a helpful and accommodating house manager and would return. Thank you! 

The Ferns - Taupo. Beautifully presented

 Wonderful place to stay. Has everything you need .Very clean and comfortable. Was great for an extended family get together.